The YCSO Main Office serves as a full-time drop-off location for the YCSO’s prescription drug take-back program.
Yuma County Sheriff's Office
141 S. 3rd Avenue
Yuma, AZ 85364
Tel: (928) 783-6274
Directions to YCSO Main Office
Monday thru Friday
8:00 AM–5:00 PM
The misuse of prescription drugs is a growing problem nationally. Teenagers often use prescription drugs from family medicine cabinets to get high for the first time—2,500 teenagers a day, according to a survey by the federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration. In addition, many people do not know how to properly dispose of their unused medicine, often flushing them down the toilet or throwing them away—both potential safety and health hazards.Medications Acceptable for Disposal
Acceptable items include:
For more information regarding prescription drug disposal, click link: How to Dispose of Unused Medicines (PDF)For more information...
Please contact the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office Main Office at (928) 783-4427.